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SOUTH KILWORTH LPG BUYING GROUP

December 21st, 2017 in Notice Board by admin

We have negotiated with Calor for another year at 30.5p per litre. If anyone would like to join the group please contact Alan Jacques on 575438 email alan.jacques27@ gmail.com or Andy Mathias 575691 email andymathias@sky.com

TEAMS4U CHRISTMAS SHOEBOX APPEAL FOR 2017

December 21st, 2017 in Notice Board by admin

UPDATE:  THANK YOU So far we have collected 119 filled shoeboxes ; they will soon be on their wayto children and families in Eastern Europe. We are very grateful for your support and generosity. Natalie Keaney and Jacky Harrison     Jacky H and Natalie K are organizing the Christmas Shoebox Appeal again this year. […]

SOUTH KILWORTH BIRDS

December 21st, 2017 in Notice Board by admin

SOUTH KILWORTH BIRDS Well things have certainly slowed down over the past few weeks. The number of wintering wildfowl is now increasing with the first 11 goosander moving in. In addition, there has been 2 red-crested pochard which have been present for around a week. There have been very good numbers of winter thrushes (redwing […]

SOUTH KILWORTH NEWS DECEMBER ISSUE

November 2nd, 2017 in Notice Board by admin

The Partridges are, once again, planning to print the December issue in colour. Photographs or other images could therefore be included in this issue. Please send any articles to me by 19th November – noting the new email address southkilworthnews@btinternet.com

WHITE HART QUIZ NIGHT 12TH NOVEMBER – KANDERSTEG CHARITY FUND RAISER

November 2nd, 2017 in Notice Board by admin

Max Taylor is holding a quiz night on 12th November at 5pm White Hart pub in to raise money for himself and his fellow Explorers and Scouts from the South Leicestershire District to go to Kandersteg International Scout Centre. Please can as many of you as possible join us to ensure this is successful event, […]

MISSIVE WRITTEN AT THE LATEST WASOSK MEETING

November 2nd, 2017 in Notice Board by admin

Dear SK News It’s been two years since our last contribution / confession. WASoSKs seems to go from strength to strength (40-60% proof), with lots of new members over the last couple of years. The conversations seem to get more intellectual with every meeting and every bottle! Dispersion has now led to membership being extended […]

MACMILLAN COFFEE MORNING 29TH SEPTEMBER

November 2nd, 2017 in Notice Board by admin

Thank you to everyone who supported this event in any way, we raised £1680 this year. Hope to see you all on Friday 28th September 2018. Liz Sanders

November Diary 2017

November 2nd, 2017 in Village Diary by admin

CYCLING ACROSS IOWA

October 3rd, 2017 in Notice Board by admin

Some people have been asking why I haven’t written an article for the SK News about my recent bike ride across Iowa – the one that delayed the August issue. The reason has been partly lack of space in the News but also time and thinking it might not be that interesting to South Kilworth. […]

WELFORD ART EXHIBITION

October 3rd, 2017 in Notice Board by admin

The Welford Watercolourists Annual Art Exhibition and sale of paintings will take place in Welford Village Hall,West Street,NN6 6HU on Saturday and Sunday November 4th and 5th. From 10am to 4pm Profits this year to Parkinson’s UK. Free admission, refreshments available. Contact Karen Perrin 01604505851

KATE’S MARATHON FOR MIND

October 3rd, 2017 in Notice Board by admin

On Sunday 15th October, I will be undertaking the Birmingham International Marathon. You may have seen me plodding around the local roads since I moved to the village 18 months ago. Having relocated after a brief stint in St Helens it has made a refreshing change to run in the countryside and admire the views. […]

HOME SECURITY ADVICE FROM COMMUNITY POLICE

October 3rd, 2017 in Notice Board by admin

Homes with no security measures in place are five times more likely to be burgled than those with simple security measures. Good window locks and strong deadlocks can make a big difference. Taking just a few steps can make a big difference in keeping your home safe from burglary. Here are a few tips: • […]

VILLAGE MEETING RE. BURGLARIES

October 3rd, 2017 in Notice Board by admin

In early September, a small group of villagers met to discuss the recent spate of burglaries within South Kilworth and surrounding villages. There appears to be a pattern to the majority of these burglaries. Thieves are targeting houses where people have been on holiday, have no alarm or where it has not been on. Primarily […]